How Many NCAA Team Doctors, Trainers Are Women, Men?

JAMA Internal Medicine

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 11 A.M. (ET), MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2019

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What The Study Did: Researchers used the NCAA member directory to gather data to determine the distribution of women and men among head physicians and athletic trainers for teams in Divisions I, II and III in the 2018-2019 academic year.

Authors: Caitlin Lewis, M.D., of the Cleveland Clinic in Garfield Heights, Ohio, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.5092)

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